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Woman's brocade coat

Woman's brocade coat, bluish-purple cotton sateen with all-over design of gold roses and symmetrical ornaments, pattern decorated with sequins, many of which have come off, open front and slashed up sides, slashed sleeves, bottom, sides, and fronts cut in scallops edged with open work gold...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Olivia James Chapman

Turkish, 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; brocade, satin


Textiles and Fashion Arts